Distant Lands rail agent Susan Hickman will discuss Eurail passes and which one is the best for your trip to Europe.
When, where: 7:30 p.m. Monday at Distant Lands, 20 S. Raymond Ave., Pasadena.
Admission, info: Free. RSVP to (626) 449-3220.
REI experts will cover the basics of family camping, including how to get started, gear and equipment, and activities.
When, where: 7 p.m. Wednesday at the REI store in Rancho Cucamonga, 12218 Foothill Blvd.
Admission, info: Free. (909) 646-8360.
Day hikers Jack and Betsy Northam will discuss the main Whitney trail and what it takes to successfully get to the summit in one day.
When, where: 6:30 p.m. Friday at the Adventure 16 store in Los Angeles, 11161 W. Pico Blvd., and 10 a.m. Saturday at the Adventure 16 store in Tarzana, 5425 Reseda Blvd.
Admission, info: Free. (310) 473-4574, Los Angeles; (818) 345-4266, Tarzana.